Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Film Camp is Here!

Checkout our Film Summer Program for Teens 11-17

Film camp will provide young filmmakers with the opportunity to learn the art of filmmaking, work with other young filmmakers, network with industry professionals and create your own short film.  For more information, please e-mail or call the foundation.

Monday, May 14, 2018

Raffle Winners!

The winning Raffle numbers are:
1st Place: Six Flags Tickets: Number 305: Henry Jacobs!!!!!
2nd Place: Polly Pies 100.00 Gift Card is Number 475: Tony Wilkerson!!!!!
3rd Place: Target 50.00 Gift Card is Number 088: Bee Nilprapa!!!!!!!
3rd Place: Metro-Zoo Miami: Gift Card Number 279: Ora Jones!!!!
3rd Place: Broad Museum: Gift Card Number 732: Vaniesh Galindo!!!!
3rd Place Metro-Zoo Miami: Gift Card Number:  279: Pyllis Fulton!!!!!
3rd Place: Wood Ranch:  30.00 Gift Card is Number 830: Cedric Gunter!!!!!
3rd Place: Cheesecake Factor 25.00 Gift Card is Number 970: Eduardo Rodriguez!!!!!
3rd Place: Subway 5.00 Gift Card is Number 816: Denver Patterson!!!!!
3rd Place: Subway 5.00 Gift Card is Number 005: Ally Wilson!!!!!
3rd Place: Subway 5.00 Gift Card is Number 479: Charlene Brandon!!!!
3rd Place: Subway 5.00 Gift Card is Number 982: Sofia Parker!!!!!
3rd Place: Subway 5.00 Gift Card is Number 660: Saudea Prada!!!!!
All Raffle Winners will be called this week and all prizes will be mailed out.

Thursday, April 5, 2018

Foundation Raffle….Deadline is Extended!!!!

The foundation is in the process of putting together our 2017-2018 Raffle. We would love for you to support by purchasing one ticket for $1.00.  The Raffle has been extended to Friday, April 13, 2018. For more information call or e-mail the foundation at  www.barbaraseniorsharkinsfoundation.org.

Looking For Summer Internships/Jobs/Scholarships?

Looking for a summer internship????? Love Film and Television?  Take a Look at our Blog (Full of Jobs, Internships, and scholarships)! Checkout the flyer for more information and our blog at: http://youthtubenews.blogspot.com/
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Friday, March 16, 2018

Spring Photography Workshop!

If you missed our Winter workshops, but still want to learn about Photography, then you should checkout our Spring Photo Workshop coming up in April. Checkout the flyer for more details or e-mail the foundation!


Summer Film Camp is HERE!!!!!

If you are looking for something fun to do, you might want to checkout out our Filmmakers Summer Camp for the serious Young Filmmaker.  For more information, check out our website!


Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Foundation Raffle is Here!

Our Raffle is here! With lots or PRIZES!!!! See the flyer for our great offers!!!!! E-mail the foundation at: info@barbaraseniorsharkinsfoundation.org to purchase tickets!!!

Sunday, March 11, 2018

Photography Workshop is Back!!!!! April 7, 2018

Our famous Photography Workshop is Back!!!!!
 
Digital Photography Kids Workshop (10-16) Saturday, April 7, 2018
A Fun, Engaging Digital Photography Kids Workshop designed especially for ages 11 – 16. In this intensive two- workshop, professional photographer Joshua James will teach participants the ins and outs of a DSLR camera. How to venture off of “Program” mode, into the wild and wonderful world of manual settings, to get the most out of a DSLR camera and start capturing frame-worthy shots!
To register go to our website: barbaraseniorsharkinsfoundation.org
 
 

Saturday, March 10, 2018

Seeking Outreach/Recruitment Volunteers or Community Engagement Volunteers

Our nonprofit foundation is seeking 2-3 individuals who love to talk with people and are enthusiastic about promoting our programs: our weekly book club and our summer film camp.
We are currently seeking outreach and recruitment leaders to locate and sign up middle school and high school students for our 2018 Film Camp, which will take place this summer.
 
Duties:
These individuals will visit local schools and community centers to talk to families about the programs we provide for children as well as the benefits of attending film camp (lessons on community engagement, video production, camera, editing, etc.), and have potential members people sign up for information or fill out applications if they are interested.
 
Interested volunteers should have:
Public speaking experience and/or marketing experience, we want you to sell our programs. The ability to promote our film camp in various settings/environments. Interest in media and arts as related to education and a desire to engage diverse audiences and bring information to our community.
Patience, and love working with the public.
 
Please send your resume, or if you need more information to:
 
Note: This is a Volunteer Position. We would love for you to go out and do outreach/recruitment twice a month, but we are flexible on this. 
 
 

Friday, March 9, 2018

Title: Book Club Needs Young Readers!

Our Book Club is still looking for young members who like to read, to join us every Tuesday at the Blazer’s Youth Organization.  At this time we are reading the following books: “Maniac Magee,” by Jerry Spinelli and “sideway school stories wayside schools,” by Louis Sachar.  We are also getting ready for our Spring Break Fieldtrips!!!!!!!! For more information, please e-mail our foundation at: info@barbaraseniorsharkinsfoundation.org

 

Sunday, March 4, 2018

Essay Contest Closed!



At this time, our Essay Contest is closed! Thank you for all of your submissions, we have over 60 Essays this year!!!!! Winners will be announced soon!

Thursday, January 18, 2018

Winter Creative/Media Workshops

This Winter the foundation is presenting the following two workshops:

Workshop Number I:
Writing About the Everyday (12-16)
In this writing workshop Participants will focus on the small and seemingly insignificant details of everyday life. We will be reading work as well as listening to music that highlight the power of the small and show just how complicated and beautiful all the little things can be.
Date: Saturday, February 10, 2018
Time: 10:00am-12:00pm
BLCH Headquarters
Workshop Number 2:
Digital Photography Kids Workshop (ages 11-14)
A Fun, Engaging Digital Photography Kids Workshop designed especially for ages 11 – 14. In this intensive two- workshop, professional photographer Joshua James will teach participants the ins and outs of a DSLR camera. How to venture off of “Program” mode, into the wild and wonderful world of manual settings, to get the most out of a DSLR camera and start capturing frame-worthy shots!
Date: Saturday, March 24, 2018
Time: 10:00am-12:00pm
Location: Kenneth Hahn Park- (We will meet at the park/exact directions will be given, once you have registered)
For More Information, Please See The Flyer or call the foundation.